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Descendants of Thomas FARNSWORTH

Seventh Generation

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30. Jane FARNSWORTH (John M , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born on 18 Apr 1801 in Greene County, Tennessee. She died on 7 Jul 1861 in Greene County, Tennessee and was buried in Jul 1861 in Pisgah, Greene County, Tennessee.

Jane married John BELL on 30 Dec 1828 in Greene County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  141 M i William BELL was born in 1838.
  142 M ii Henry A BELL was born in 1840.

33. Henry MCALPIN (Jane FARNSWORTH , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born on 6 Apr 1793 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee. He died on 4 Jan 1857 in Page County, Iowa.

Henry married Elizabeth Jane FARNSWORTH, daughter of John M FARNSWORTH and Jane JAMESON, on 15 Sep 1812 in Greene County, Tennessee. Elizabeth was born on 2 Dec 1787 in Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee. She died on 22 Sep 1859 in Page County, Iowa.

They had the following children:

  143 M i Robert MCALPIN is printed as #113.
+ 144 F ii Mary Ann MCALPIN is printed as #114.

35. David MCALPIN (Jane FARNSWORTH , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ).

David married (1) Mary "Polly" ALEXANDER.

They had the following children:

+ 145 F i Mary Jane MCALPIN

David also married (2) Elizabeth Jane WELLS on 23 Dec 1839.

41. Samuel Hill FARNSWORTH (Henry , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born on 26 Jan 1806 in Greene County, Tennessee. He died in 1873 in Hickman County, Kentucky and was buried in 1873 in Hickman County, Kentucky.

Samuel married (1) Agatha Jane COWSERT on 29 Apr 1826 in Williamson County, Tennessee. Agatha was born in 1808 in Tennessee. She died in 1832 in Williamson County, Tennessee and was buried in 1832 in Williamson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  146 M i Andrew Hamilton FARNSWORTH was born on 11 Mar 1828 in McNairy County, Tennessee. He died on 4 Aug 1908 in Henderson County, Tennessee.
        Andrew married Penniah D ROBERSON on 20 Jan 1853.
+ 147 M ii Henry Allen FARNSWORTH
+ 148 F iii Mary Jane FARNSWORTH

Samuel also married (2) Nancy Gordon BRADEN, daughter of Alexander BRADEN and Margaret, on 14 Feb 1833 in Madison County, Tennessee. Nancy was born on 7 Sep 1807 in Tennessee. She died before 1870 in Hickman County, Kentucky and was buried in Hickman County, Kentucky.

They had the following children:

  149 F iv Margaret Frances FARNSWORTH was born on 7 Feb 1834 in Madison County, Tennessee.
        Margaret married Clay BELL on 21 Dec 1874 in Hickman County, Kentucky.
+ 150 F v Eliza Terissa Angelina FARNSWORTH
  151 M vi Robert Alexander FARNSWORTH was born on 6 Mar 1837 in Madison County, Tennessee. He died in 1854.
  152 M vii Samuel Gordon FARNSWORTH was born on 18 Mar 1839 in Madison County, Tennessee.
  153 M viii William Terry FARNSWORTH was born on 26 Mar 1841 in Madison County, Tennessee. He died on 27 Jun 1892 in Texas.
+ 154 M ix George Washington FARNSWORTH

Samuel also married (3) Mary Jane ALLEN.

43. Jane Gibson FARNSWORTH (Henry , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born on 18 Apr 1811 in Greene County, Tennessee. She died on 7 Jun 1861 in Greene County, Tennessee.

Jane married John William BELL, son of Joseph BELL and Nancy WHITE, on 12 Oct 1837 in Greene County, Tennessee. John was born on 12 Oct 1810 in Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee. He died on 11 Oct 1848 in Greene County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 155 M i William Virgil BELL
  156 M ii Henry A BELL

44. Martha FARNSWORTH (Henry , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ).

Martha married William JOHNSON on 26 Aug 1836 in Greene County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  157 M i Robert JOHNSON
  158 F ii Margaret I JOHNSON
  159 M iii JOHNSON
  160 F iv Mary Elizabeth JOHNSON was born in 1843 in Greene County, Tennessee. She died in 1903 in Greene County, Tennessee.
        Mary married Elisha K WILLIAMS on 4 Nov 1867.
  161 M v Samuel Alexander JOHNSON
  162 M vi Thomas Doud JOHNSON

50. Elizabeth Bell HALL (Mary FARNSWORTH , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas )

Elizabeth married John Thomas MADDIX.

They had the following children:

+ 163 M i Alva L MADDIX

52. John Gass FARNSWORTH (David , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born in 1809 in Greene County, Tennessee. He died in Dalton, Whitfield County, Georgia.

John married (1) Martha MCBRIDE on 28 Aug 1834 in Greene County, Tennessee. Martha was born in 1807. She died in 1892.

They had the following children:

+ 164 M i James Luther FARNSWORTH
  165 M ii David FARNSWORTH was born in 1837.
  166 M iii Alexander FARNSWORTH was born in 1839.
+ 167 M iv William Alexander FARNSWORTH
  168 M v John FARNSWORTH was born in 1843.
  169 F vi Martha E FARNSWORTH was born in 1846.
        Martha married W W BURTON.
+ 170 M vii Robert FARNSWORTH

John also married (2) Mary Jane TEMPLE on 1 May 1832 in Greene County, Tennessee. Mary was born about 1810 in Greene County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 171 F viii Mary Jane FARNSWORTH

60. George FARNSWORTH (Benjamin , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ).

George married Elizabeth BARTLEY on 14 Jan 1829 in Washington County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  172 M i Thomas J FARNSWORTH was born in 1830 in Greene County, Tennessee.
  173 F ii Rachel D FARNSWORTH was born in 1832 in Greene County, Tennessee.
  174 F iii Nancy A FARNSWORTH was born in 1834 in Greene County, Tennessee.
  175 M iv Robert L FARNSWORTH was born in 1836 in Greene County, Tennessee.
+ 176 M v George Washington FARNSWORTH
  177 M vi James W FARNSWORTH was born in 1840 in Walker County, Georgia.
  178 F vii Elizabeth E FARNSWORTH was born in 1843 in Walker County, Georgia.
  179 M viii Alexander FARNSWORTH was born in 1844 in Walker County, Georgia.

61. William G FARNSWORTH (Benjamin , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born in 1808 in Greene County, Tennessee. He died in 1836.

Will of William G Farnsworth 29 September 1836. "To wife, Mary, land and proceeds to raise my two children until the youngest is fifteen years of age. Father-in-law: Silas Dobson. Two Children: Alexander D and Margaret Louisa Farnsworth. Executor: Silas Dobson. Will dated: 27 September 1836. Witnesses: John Link, Henry A Farnsworth, Silas Dobson. Signed: William Farnsworth".

William married Mary Ann DOBSON on 20 Nov 1831 in Greene County, Tennessee. Mary was born in 1811.

They had the following children:

  180 M i Alexander D FARNSWORTH.
        Alexander married Martha BROWN on 22 Jan 1869 in Franklin County, Tennessee.
  181 F ii Margaret Louisa FARNSWORTH

62. Alexander FARNSWORTH (Benjamin , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born about 1813.

Alexander married Mary Elizabeth DOBSON.

They had the following children:

  182 F i Sarah Ann FARNSWORTH was born in 1858 in North Carolina.
+ 183 F ii Lola P FARNSWORTH
+ 184 M iii John Alexander FARNSWORTH
  185 M iv Herbert L FARNSWORTH was born in 1868 in Tennessee.
  186 M v Willie E FARNSWORTH was born in 1871 in Tennessee.
  187 F vi Louisa J FARNSWORTH was born in 1874 in Tennessee.
  188 M vii Robert H FARNSWORTH was born in 1878 in Tennessee.

66. Elizabeth FARNSWORTH (Robert , Henry , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born on 12 Sep 1819. She died on 3 May 1870 in Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee.

Elizabeth married (1) Samuel ALLEN Sr.

They had the following children:

  189 M i James ALLEN
  190 M ii Samuel ALLEN Jr
  191 F iii Carolina ALLEN

Elizabeth also married (2) Joseph WALKER. Joseph was born on 10 Oct 1826. He died on 4 Oct 1902 in Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 192 F iv Finette WALKER
  193 F v Jennie WALKER was born on 24 Aug 1855. She died on 2 Nov 1945.
        Jennie married Benjamin Jameson FARNSWORTH, son of Thomas M FARNSWORTH and Rebecca LOTSPEICH. Benjamin was born on 1 May 1829 in Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee. He died on 6 Aug 1890 in Johnson County, Missouri and was buried in Aug 1890 in Johnson County, Missouri.

B.J. FARNSWORTH, is the son of Thomas Farnsworth, who was a native of Green county, Tenn. Henry Farnsworth, an uncle of J.B., was a soldier in the war of 1812. The subject of this sketch was born in Green county, Tennessee, on the 29th day of May, 1829. He is a twin brother of C.L. Farnsworth, in a family of seven children. Mr. Farnsworth's advantages for an education were somewhat limited. In the fall of 1854, Mr. F. moved to Missouri, stopping in Henry county; he remained here until the spring of 1855 when he moved with his family to Johnson county, settling near the fork of Big and Bear creeks. When the war came on Mr. F.'s sympathies were with the Union, though he took no active part in the conflict. On the 31st day of March, 1852, Mr. Farnsworth was married to Miss Eliza Girdner, and from this union there are seven children, five of whom are living: Isaac G., John C., Emma E., Helen L., William R., Eliza J. and Benjamin B. Mrs. F. dying in the fall of 1871, he was again married October 10, 1872, to Miss Rebecca E. Bell, and from this union there are two children: Jimmie D. and Georgia F. Mr. Farnsworth since his residence in Johnson county, has been extensively
engaged in stock raising and farming; he is a man of energy and activity, following closely the business he has chosen. In his stock business he has been very successful, he has had at one time on his farm eighty head of mules, 130 head of cattle, 700 head of sheep, and as many as 250 head
of hogs. He has a fine farm of 983 acres, under a good state of cultivation. There is on this farm over eight miles of hedge fence.
Note (one daughter was born to B.J. and Rebecca after this sketch was written--Robert
E. Lee Farnsworth, called Bobby)
+ 194 F vi Alice WALKER

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